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Old 01-28-2013, 11:14 AM   #1
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Get Well Alien!


Hi,
Heads up for fellow Slackers!

From http://alien.slackbook.org/blog/i-go...-i-get-better/
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I got the flu, no new software or posts while I get better

I caught a bad case of it, I have been slowly deteriorating during the week and not accepting it, and I was finally felled on thursday evening.
If you wondered, why no new calibre packages, why no talk about the upcoming libreoffice or KDE, well that is why. I am unable to work on computers right now.
See you soon. Eric
Hope you get well soon.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 11:20 AM   #2
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Yeah, I left him a get well comment on his blog. Never had 'flu myself, but I know some who have. Not a pleasant experience. I hope Caitlyn Martin doesn't think Slackware is doomed because Alien Bob is ill.
 
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Old 01-28-2013, 12:23 PM   #3
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Get well soon Alien and thanks for all you do for us Slackers! I don't think you hear it enough.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 12:23 PM   #4
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Sorry to hear that Alien Bob, hope you get better soon.

I did get the flu only once, in New York City. It was pretty bad, it was hard to move around, I felt really sick. I ate a lot of oranges and garlic soup (not sure they helped), and I got better in about a week.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 12:36 PM   #5
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Enjoy warm food, and comfy couch. Get well soon, Alien!
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:03 PM   #6
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Get well soon Eric! The flu is a nasty critter.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:06 PM   #7
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Get well soon!

Eric, I appreciate all that you do on your own time to see that we get quality Slackware packages. Sorry to hear about your getting the flu. It's a nasty bugger, to be sure
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:11 PM   #8
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Hi,

I am a believer in inoculations for flu & pneumonia. I am a severe asthmatic and either would put me in the hospital. Add all the other issues and I can become very ill.

Chicken soup! Great for the immune system along with other good eating habits. Still love my occasional beer and warm vacations.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:12 PM   #9
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:Loving the Alien:
Good vibes crossing the ocean
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:25 PM   #10
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Get well soon Eric!
 
Old 01-28-2013, 01:48 PM   #11
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Get well soon, and a big Thank-you for all you do for us Slackers.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 06:18 PM   #12
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Hope you feel better soon - I also hope you're a better patient than I am when I'm sick
 
Old 01-28-2013, 06:56 PM   #13
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Get some rest, and get well soon!
 
Old 01-28-2013, 09:20 PM   #14
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Get well soon, Eric! I hope you feel better soon, man.
 
Old 01-28-2013, 09:51 PM   #15
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Don't underestimate the power of the damn flu!
Get well soon!
 
  


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